The heartbreaking loss of Tytyana Miller has caused widespread grief amongst her family and friends. The ‘Growing Up Hip-Hop’ star died on Sunday May 29, according to her father Master P who shared the tragic news to his-over three million followers on instagram.
“Our family is dealing with an overwhelming grief for the loss of my daughter Tytyana. We respectfully request some privacy so that our family can grieve. We appreciate all of the prayers love and support.”
No definite cause of death is known but the 52-year old music icon suggested she died of substance abuse: “Mental illness & substance abuse is a real issue that we can’t be afraid to talk about. With God, we will get through this. #MyAngel.”
Tytyana’s brother Romeo Miller, 32, also took to Instagram to express his grief towards the loss of his sister saying, “Our family is dealing with an overwhelming grief for the loss of my little sister Tytana. We respectfully request some privacy so that our family can grieve.
“We appreciate all of the prayers, love, and support, and although this is sad times, I’m forever grateful for the memories I did have with my amazing sister.
Romeo advised his followers, “Love on your loved ones, life is short,” adding, “The silver lining, I know she’s in a way better place and finally at peace. God Bless.”
Tytyana’s sister Itali is yet to comment on her death.
Tytyana Miller Cause Of Death
UPDATE: According to People, the coroner has now confirmed that Tytyana died of an accidental fentanyl overdose.
Hip-Hop icon Master P, born Percy Robert Miller took to Instagram on Sunday, May 29 to reveal that his daughter Tytyana Miller had passed away. The No Limit Records founder hinted that substance abuse of mental illness was the culprit.
“Mental illness & substance abuse is a real issue that we can’t be afraid to talk about,” he wrote on Instagram.
Tytyana opened up about her battle with drug addiction on “Growing Up Hip-Hop” in 2016.
“I feel like I don’t need to go to rehab – i feel like I could actually do good without rehab,” she said while also revealing on the show that her mother Sonya Miller had her own battles with addiction.
Master P replied “I mean you say that TyTy but on the serious side, I think we should get some professional help just to make sure you stay on track.”
Fans have offered their condolences to the family on social media.
One said: “Aww man. It always suck to see someone so young pass away! Rip to Master P’s daughter Tytyana Miller. I remember some of her story from Growing up hiphop.”
While another wrote, “I can’t believe Tytyana Miller passed. She was just about to turn 30. She battled drug abuse and health issues for a long time. Romeo and Master P really tried to help and guide her in the right direction. This is tragic.”
The family have requested for privacy at this time.